Celebration of ITA 50th anniversary

On April 23rd, 2024, during the WTC in Shenzhen the ITA celebrated its 50th anniversary.

A full plenary session was devoted to this event with the participation physically or through a recorded video message of all past ITA President.

The Acting Executive Director of UN Habitat graced us with his presence and delivered a very encouraging speech thanking AITES for all of its actions in favour of sustainable development and particularly in the context of the urbanization of developing countries

ITA History Booklet

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During this session have been presented the book and the video celebrating 50 Iconic Tunnelling and Underground Space projects over the last 5 decades and the booklet retracing in photos the 50 years of the association

Have a look to the booklet:

ITA 50 Tunnelling and Underground Space Iconic projects

Among the numerous tunnels that have been built during the last 50 years, the ITA Member Nations and a specific task force chose 50 projects that represent the evolution, innovation, skill, efficiency of a tunnel or underground space in the different part of the world.

A video (see on the right) and a book have been produced.

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The book can be read online below: